Draft Mental Health Bill 2022 published

29 June 2022

The Government has published its Draft Mental Health Bill, setting out wide-reaching reform to the Mental Health Act 1983 (MHA) to ensure greater choice and autonomy for patients in a mental health crisis, speed up access to treatment, enshrine important protections for vulnerable people and ensure prisons are not used as an alternative to hospital treatment.

World Continence Week 2022 raises awareness

28 June 2022

World Continence Week (WCW) took place from 20 to 26 June this year, with organisations across the globe highlighting the impact urinary incontinence can have on people’s lives.

Childcare fees have increased by nearly half

23 June 2022

Cost of living increases are leading most news bulletins with the emphasis on fuel, food and energy. Now the TUC has put the spotlight on another rising cost — childcare — with the warning that many parents with pre-school children are caught in a “catch 22”.